About Mustang Media Group

Mustang Media Group is Cal Poly’s award winning,
integrated student media organization.

Mustang Media Group Leadership

Tessa Hughes

Tessa Hughes

Mustang News Editor in Chief

Cameryn Oakes

Mustang News Managing Editor

Claire Lorimor

Mustang Media Group Creative Director

Ashley Holly

Mustang Media Group Social Media Manager

Sofia Silvia

Sofia Silvia

Mustang Media Group Video Manager

Victoria Bochniak

Victoria Bochniak

Mustang Media Group Digital Manager

Mustang News Leadership

Catherine Allen

Catherine Allen

News Editor

Chloe Lovejoy

Assistant News Editor

Nicki Butler

Opinion Editor

Diego Sandoval

Diego Sandoval

Sports Editor

Kiana Hunziker

Arts and Student Life Editor

Emilie Johnson

Photo Editor

Omar Rashad

Lead Data Reporter

Sophie Lincoln

Sophia Lincoln

Special Sections Editor

KCPR Leadership

Sophie Lincoln

Sophia Lincoln

Radio News Director

Sheri Donahue

Sheri Donahue

Marketing Director

Nicole Herhusky

Art Director

Zoe Boyd

Zoe Boyd

Managing Editor

Eden Rose Baker

Eden Rose Baker

Assistant Managing Editor

Liv Collom

Programming/Music Director

MMG Business Leadership

Carley Epple

Marketing/PR and Operations Director

Brynna Barton

Advertising Manager

Elaine Do

Advertising Design Manager

Katherine Olah

Advertising Designer

Cindy Nguyễn

Advertising Designer

Sheri Donahue

Sheri Donahue

KCPR Specialist

Ryan Manseau

Small Team Manager

Ellie Auerbach

Small Team Manager

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I pick up a copy of Mustang News?

You can pick up a copy of the printed paper at over 50 newsstands across campus. The paper is also distributed to many student apartment buildings and to businesses around San Luis Obispo.

Who produces Mustang News?

The Mustang News team is made up of 85 students from across all majors at Cal Poly. Our staff is trained in the latest journalistic techniques and all content is completely student-produced.

Several Cal Poly Journalism classes also contribute to Mustang News, including students enrolled in Advanced Newspaper Reporting, Advanced Broadcast Journalism, Senior Media Practicum and Advanced Public Relations.

The advisors of Mustang News are journalism professors.

How can I send a letter to the editor?

Have an opinion at you think the Cal Poly community needs to hear? Submit your letter to the editor here.

How can I share feedback with the editors or submit a correction?

We always enjoy hearing from you and appreciate your feedback on our coverage. Please submit your comments here.

What is Mustang Media Group?

Mustang Media Group is the integrated student-run media organization at Cal Poly, including Mustang News and KCPR

When formed in 2013, it became the first program of its kind in the California State University system, bringing the student newspaper, TV studio, radio station, public relations agency, and business operations under one umbrella and providing students with the type of environment that has become standard in today’s media industry.

Mustang Media Group will be  Cal Poly’s ultimate source for local news, a national leader in college media, and will drive conversation through student voices.

How do I advertise in Mustang News?

Advertising opportunities are available across all of our platforms: print, web, social and video. We offer both display and native advertising to both local and national clients. Click here to learn more about advertising in Mustang News.

Want to get involved in Mustang Media Group?

Mustang Media Group members thrive on innovation while ambitiously seeking to hone their craft and improve their communities. 

Mustang News primarily hires in the Spring, but applications received throughout the year will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Applications are now closed for KCPR for the 2019-20 school year. However, radio news positions will become available in the coming months.